English Action, Thriller
2 hrs 15 mins
When you`re in need `Call` Denzel Washington!
Release Date25 Sep, 2014
Cast & CrewDenzel Washington, Marton Csokas, Chloe Grace
SynopsisThe Equalizer takes upon himself to save the world from the problem makers....!
McCall, a former black ops commando fakes his death to have a peaceful life. He puts his Special Forces mysterious past behind him and tries to seek solace, and an ordinary life in Boston. But life wants something big from him! When he meets Teri, a young girl under the control of violent Russian gangsters, he just can`t wait to help her.
McCall comes out of his self-imposed retirement as he decides to teach the gangsters a lesson never to be forgotten!
So when problem arises, you know, who you must call to...!!!
Known, unknown facts:
- `The Equalizer` is inspired by the 1980s television series, a vigilante drama in which Mr. Washingtons character, Robert McCall, single-handedly takes down swaths of bad guys.
- Previously crime films such as: Mystery Street (1950), The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) and The Brinks Job (1978) and The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973), were all set in Boston.
- `The Equalizer` is the only recent Boston-set film with a black character at its center.